Easton's Bible Dictionary: M. G. Easton, M.A., D.D.
, plur., joinings (Ex. 27:17, 38:17, 28
), the rods by which the tops of the columns around the tabernacle court were joined together, and from which the curtains were suspended (Ex. 27:10,11, 36:38
In Jer. 52:21 the rendering of a different word, hut, meaning a "thread," and designating a measuring-line of 12 cubits in length for the circumference of the copper pillars of Solomon's temple.
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